Tag Archive: Ice cream

Lavender Sweet Treats to Make This Month

This spring, I bought some lavender to grow amongst the herbs in my garden. After purchasing the plant, I promised my family I would make lavender ice cream before the end of summer.… Continue reading

Frozen Blueberries: An Icy Delight

Just a short little blurb from me tonight about one of my favorite sundae toppings: frozen blueberries. This afternoon, I opened the fridge to find some blueberries remaining in the carton from the… Continue reading

Mango Passion Fruit Tea Ice Cream

Double ice cream posts, aren’t you lucky? This particular blend of mango passion fruit tea makes one of the best cups of tea I’ve ever had.  Which is a bit ironic, since I’m… Continue reading

Cranberry Ice Cream

Je suis désolée, mes amies.  I have been sick the past few days and I didn’t post yesterday as promised!  But I’m making up for it today with a homemade cranberry ice cream… Continue reading

Lemon Overload: Homemade Ice Cream with Crushed Lemon Candy Topping

As I promised earlier this month — today’s post is an incredibly easy lemon ice cream topped with crushed lemon candies.  I am a sucker for these homemade ice creams (in case you… Continue reading

Ice Cream Poll!

I’m not going to lie, I’m getting pretty good at making homemade ice cream without an ice cream maker. I have experimented with 9 flavors to date on this blog: Strawberry, Caramelized Banana,… Continue reading

The Easiest Ever Fresh Blueberry Ice Cream

Despite today being rather overcast, muggy, and way-too-hot for the first week of May, I trudged all over the Earth today — and finished up at the grocery store. Perhaps it was the… Continue reading

Green Tea Ice Cream

This post was originally intended for March because of the focus on green, but alas, things got away from me this past week… I have had the pleasure of a cup of green… Continue reading

Pineapple Ice Cream

Whenever I think of pineapple, I think of Taboo.  You know, the game where you have to get your partner to guess certain words from cards and there are words you cannot say?… Continue reading

Earl Grey Tea Ice Cream with Cardamom

Oh, how I love you, Earl Grey Tea. This ice cream is an ode to my very favorite tea, and arguably, the most popular flavor of tea in the world.  A steaming cup… Continue reading

Orange Tea Ice Cream with Mandarin Puree and Cloves

This month and next, I am exploring the use of tea in my homemade ice cream.  I have many flavors and types of tea that I enjoy, so it has been fun for… Continue reading

Pomegranate Ice Cream

There is something so beautiful to me about the pomegranate.  I think a little bit of my admiration of the pomegranate lies in the fact that pomegranates are messy, delicious fruits filled with… Continue reading

Homemade Coffee Bean Ice Cream

Coffee renders many foolish people temporarily capable of wise actions! – Montesquiou I have tweaked my adaptation of the “Mango Ice Cream” recipe from The Essential Asian Cookbook yet again to create homemade… Continue reading

Homemade Root Beer Floats

Tonight I had a powerful craving…for a root beer float.  Apparently, some people love the taste of root beer (me) and others not so much (mon mari).  That’s fine with me though, more… Continue reading

Exotic Ice Cream Inspiration

Today I ate at a Persian restaurant that featured homemade, exotic ice creams on its dessert menu, like akhbar mashty, also known as “akbar mashti” (a combination of pistachios, rose water, and saffron),… Continue reading

Refreshing Blackberry Malts

One of the desserts I remember mes parents making for me when I was growing up was a blackberry malt with fresh fruit, vanilla ice cream, and malted milk.  Mon père always liked… Continue reading